Urinary

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Urinary
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  1. cystotomy
    surgical opening into the urinary bladder
  2. cystectomy
    surgical excision of the bladder or part of the bladder
  3. cystoplasty
    surgical repair of the bladder
  4. illeal- conduit
    following a total cystectomy, part of the ileum will be connected to the outside of the body to transport urine
  5. nephrectomy
    surgical excision of the kidney
  6. nephrocystitis
    inflammation of the bladder and kidney
  7. nephrotomy
    incision into the kidney
  8. prostatectomy
    resection of the prostate gland
  9. pyelolithotomy
    surgical incision into the renal pelvis for removal of a stone
  10. uretercolostomy
    surgical implantation of the ureter into the colon
  11. ureterlithotomy
    incision into the ureter to remove a stone
  12. vasectomy
    surgical removal of all or part of the vas deferens for male sterilization
  13. ureterorraphy
    surgical repair of the ureter
  14. bean shaped organs located at the back of the abdominal cavity (retro-peritoneal). the function is to remove waste products from the blood and excrete them as urine
    kidneys
  15. where the renal artery and vein, nerves, ureters and lymphatic vessels enter and leave
    hilum of the kidney
  16. gland with 3 lobes encircling the proximal urethra. manufactures a component of semen. frequently becomes enlarged in older males.
    prostrate
  17. there are two, one for each kidney. they are narrow tubes that transport urine from the kidneys to the bladder
    ureters
  18. muscular sac that serves as a reservoir for urine
    bladder
  19. a tube extending from the bladder to the outside of the body.
    urethra

    • male- about 8" long and conveys both urine and semen
    • female- 1.5" long and conveys only urine

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